The Korean Story discusses the socio-political and historical context that has shaped the economic growth of South Korea. It probes into how South Korea, post the Second World War, was able to transform its economy within three decades, to emerge as a leading innovation and technology center in the 21st century.
It highlights South Korea’s current status in terms of human development indicators and the SDGs and offers insights on how other countries can achieve similar growth stories with structured reform and policy measures.
- The Korean Story
- Kim, Byoung-Joo; Young, Soogil; Han, Do-Hyun; Kang, Sung Jin; Kim, Eun Kyung; Kwon, Soonman; Lee, Ju-Ho; Oh, Jaehak; Sachs, Jeffrey D.
- SDG Academy
The Korean Story
Secrets of an economic miracle
|Subject Country||South Korea(Asia and Pacific)|
|Subject||Economy < General
Territorial Development < Transport/Logistics
Social Development < Health